Family and Households - Theorists

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The four functions of the family are to 1)Stabilize sex drive 2)Reproduce the next gen 3)Socialisation 4)Economic needs
Murdock (Functionalist)
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Geographically and socially mobile workforce
Parsons
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Functions of the modern nuclear family is to socialise children and stabilize adult personalities.
Parsons
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Functional fit theory
Parsons
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Women's oppression is being gradual overcome
Somerville (Liberal feminist)
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Monogamy became essential because of the inheritance of private property
Engles
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The nuclear family is the cornerstone of society and the welfare state is over-generous.
Murray (New Right)
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Negotiated and zombie families
Beck (Postmod)
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Pure and same sex relationships have allowed more equal families
Giddens (Postmod)
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Marriage is a form of private property
Marx
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The housewives position is one of glorified prostitution
Engles
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Wives play their traditional role of takers of ****
Ansley (Marxist feminist)
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Family provides a haven from the harshness of society, domestic servitude of women.
Zaretsky (Marxist feminist)
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Greater choice for women has allowed them to break out of patriarchal oppression
Stacey (USES THE STUDY OF SILICON VALLEY CA, US FOR THIS!!!)
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Allowance system and pooling
Pahl & Vogler (feminists)
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Domestic violence is evidence of patriarchy
Dobash & Dobash
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Disappearance of childhood due to printing press and social blurring
Postman
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Protected childhood due to surveillance, nurturing and protection
Jenks
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Accordion family
Newman
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Toxic childhood
Palmer
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Childhood culture
Pilcher
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Life course analysis
Hareven
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Surveillance causes the family to exercise ideological control
Foucault
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